VOCABULARY FOR FUN

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has anyone used the book " word power made handy " by Shalini Verma ??

1. how much relevant is the book  for MBA entrance preparations perspective ?

2. Is the author providing a sentence with the meaning of a word ?. I am asking this because learning without the help of contexual usage is very difficult for me .

Plz reply asap 


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haute couture : expensive, fashionable clothes produced by leading fashion houses.



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a la carte : it is a french word, it means order items listed individually on a menu

Example : We ate a la carte.


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Kinesophobia :

meaning.. : Pathological fear of motion

“I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying.”
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bonnyclabber

\BAH-nee-klab-er\

DEFINITION

noun

: sour milk that has thickened or curdled

EXAMPLES

When Grandma was a little girl, one of her jobs was to feed thebonnyclabber to the chickens.


“I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying.”
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Calvary,” always capitalized, is the hill on which Jesus was crucified. It means “hill of skulls.” Soldiers mounted on horseback are cavalry.

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Some people misuse “brainchild,” as in “Steve Jobs is the brainchild behind the iPhone.” A brainchild is not a person, but the child (product) of someone's brain. So the iPhone is the brainchild of Steve Jobs.

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A breakup is what happens when two people break up. The one-word form is the result, whereas the two-word form is the action that leads to it.

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gad about- A person who wanders restlessly from place to place, or who goes about idly looking for amusement, etc

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rant and rave- talk wildly...


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